townland, island or archipelago
Beiginis
genitive: Bheiginse
validated name
(Irish)
Beginish
(English)

Centrepoint

52.1151, -10.5062 latitude, longitude
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Properties

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Archival records

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Historical references

1841
Bigganish
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Beg Innis
Smith Hist. Kerry:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Begnish
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Island Begnis
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Begginish Fogholl
"It is doubtful whether 'Foghholl' is not a separate name - [note in Tower Repertory]." [dúch]
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Beggynis
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Beig-inis, 'little island'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Beiginnis
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1841
Beginish
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci042,24
1971
iˈm′eg′in′iʃ
Áit.
1971
ˈb′eg′in′iʃ
Áit.

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